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Canton ties game in final minute, beats St. Paul in OT to earn Class S invitation

BRISTOL, May 20 – Junior Harry Mitchell took a pass from Chris Giancola with 1:24 left in overtime and scored to lift the Canton High boys lacrosse team to a 14-13 win over St. Paul and into the CIAC Class S tournament for the second straight year. Jake Sullivan scored all three Canton goals inContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Northwestern races out to big lead and holds off late rally to beat Canton

CANTON, May 20 – Northwestern’s Vinny Tancreti had a double, triple and two RBI as the Highlanders held on for an 8-7 victory over Canton on Saturday at Bowdoin Field. The Warriors had 11 hits could never grab the lead. Pitcher Jason Reola scattered 11 hits and struck out seven to earn the victory forContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton Crushers hope to continue growth in Tri-State League campaign

CANTON, May 20 – The Canton Crushers baseball team has continued to grow and progress in their first three seasons in the Tri-State League. Fourth-year skipper Tom Dubois hopes the Crushers can take the next step this summer – a winning record and a playoff berth. Canton returns a solid core of players from lastContinue ReadingContinue Reading

With four RBI, Rose helps Canton beat Suffield for first time since 2010

CANTON, May 18 – Jack Rose had a three-RBI double in the second inning to help the Canton High baseball team race out to an early seven-run lead as the Warriors beat Suffield for the first time since 2010 with a 9-1 NCCC decision on a steamy afternoon at Bowdoin Field. With temperatures over 90Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton girls finish undefeated for first time, have eye on first NCCC title

CANTON, May 16 – Canton senior Amber Harraden won three individual events, Chelsea Mitchell swept the 100 and 200 meter races and the Canton High girls track and field team won an additional three individual events and two relays to complete their first-ever undefeated season with a 81½ to 68½ win over Suffield Tuesday. TheContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton rebounds with tough loss to Warde with 36 goals and two victories

SUFFIELD, May 16 – The defending Class S champion Canton High girls lacrosse team finished undefeated in the North Central Connecticut Conference with a dominating 18-3 victory over Suffield on Tuesday. The Warriors (13-2) finish the league season with a perfect 8-0 mark and become the first team to run the table in the leagueContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Fulham’s home run helps Canton win for fourth time in last five games

CANTON, May 16 – Nate Fulham’s two-out home run to right field put the Canton High baseball team ahead for good as the Warriors beat East Granby, 4-1 on Tuesday in a North Central Connecticut Conference contest at Bowdoin Field. Canton (9-7) added another two runs in the sixth inning on a two-run single fromContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Chelsea Mitchell helps Canton take 2nd at Greater Hartford; Avon girls 4th in Large

SIMSBURY, May 13 –Freshman Chelsea Mitchell became the first Canton High girl to win an individual event at the 86th annual Greater Hartford Invitational Saturday at Simsbury High and she helped the Warriors’ 4×100 relay team become the first Canton relay team to win at the event. It helped the Canton girls finish second in theContinue ReadingContinue Reading

No. 10 Fairfield Warde is too strong for Warriors in 12-goal victory

FAIRFIELD, May 13 – Jenna Kuczo scored four goals while teammate Courtney Scheetz had three goals to lead No. 10 Fairfield Warde to a 17-5 non-league victory over the defending Class S champion Canton girls lacrosse team on a wet Saturday afternoon in Fairfield. The host Mustangs (12-4) led by 12 goals at halftime withContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton softball team picks up first two victories of the season

CANTON – Kim Church is the new softball coach at Canton High this spring. The Warriors are trying to rebound from a rough 2016 campaign when they won just three of 20 games – the fewest in a single season in decades. After 12 losses to begin the season, the Warriors won two consecutive gamesContinue ReadingContinue Reading